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Setting up an Xubuntu environment

Ubuntu: “I am what I am because of what we all are.”

I’ve written documentation about UNIX/Linux environments but have never set one up myself, so my teammate and I┬ádecided to recreate the environment of the server that he had set up for his project. 348 more words


Best Linux apps for non-Gnome, non-KDE desktops

Best Linux apps for non-Gnome, non-KDE desktops.

Great article by Dedoimedo.com. These alternatives are pretty useful for your new installed Xubuntu/XFCE environment. Check them out and tell me if you liked them or prefer something else!


Black screen after first reboot.

This post is about one case of a pretty common problem with Linux installs: the black screen.

That is, you encounter a black screen after you have seen the particular Linux distribution’s logo, and tty ( 91 more words


Ubuntu 14.04 Review

Canonical is pushing hard to expand Ubuntu into new consumer markets. In the past year we’ve seen shiny prototypes of Ubuntu-based mobile phones and tablets, and the company hasn’t given up on its 2012 vision of getting Ubuntu onto TVs either. 717 more words


Remove Old Kernels

After updates to latest kernel files, the old kernel files does not get deleted and it wastes lots of space. To regain the space, you can delete the old kernels… 89 more words


Using nmap to find a Raspberry Pi within a network

I find it really annoying to connect an HDMI monitor and a keyboard to the Pi, in order to get the IP address to connect with SSH. 185 more words


Local Development Training

At work I have been developing a ‘Local Development Desktop’, basically a virtual image that has all of our tools in it pre-ready to go. It is based on Xubuntu 14.04 LTS and is running Apache 2/PHP5/MySQL and Drupal 7.x. 540 more words